Skip to main content

Radio Ecoshock

The Radio Ecoshock Show

Latest science, authors, issues - from climate change, oceans, forests, pollution, and peace. Ready for re-broadcast, computer, IPOD, or mp3 player. As heard on CFRO Vancouver, and 60 other college & community radio stations, including WPFW Washington, KNEW 960 San Francisco, and Resonance FM London.

42
RESULTS
rss


PART OF
Radio Programs
Media Type
42
audio
Year
42
2013
7
2015
49
2014
144
2011
118
2010
75
2009
154
2008
More right-solid
Topics & Subjects
41
environment
31
climate
30
climate change
27
global warming
20
radio
19
Radio Ecoshock
More right-solid
Collection
Creator
42
alex smith
Language
42
English
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Archived
Creator
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 3,159
favorite 0
comment 0
Alex Smith describes a global heat wave almost spanning the entire northern hemisphere.  Summer 2013 as the beginning of the "long emergency" of climate change. With an appeal for support as Radio Ecoshock grows, and shocking news warnings of catastrophe from James Hansen.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, radio, Radio Ecoshock, heat, wave, weather, global
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 2,288
favorite 0
comment 0
New revelations on leaks from Fukushima reactors into the Pacific. When will rad water reach U.S. West Coast? Arnie Gundersen from Fairewinds.com, nuclear expert explains. From Radio Ecoshock 130911 24 minutes.
Topics: nuclear, reactors, accidents, Fukushima, Japan, Gundersen, radio, Radio Ecoshock, atomic, ocean,...
Radio Ecoshock
audio
eye 1,440
favorite 0
comment 0
Quartermasters Maurice Enis, and Jaime Plym, now out of the Navy, speak in New York City, at a press conference organized by the Helen Caldicott Foundation and the Physicians for Social Responsibility on March  11th, 2013, two years after radioation from the triple melt down in Japan hit the crew of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. 28 min.
Topics: environment, nuclear, nuclear power, accidents, Fukushima, Japan, US, Navy, radiation, legal
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 1,437
favorite 0
comment 0
Investigating claims of near-term extinction for humans. Clips from Guy McPherson, John D. Cox, Dr. David Archer. Interview w. John Michael Greer.  Analysis of predictions by Malcolm Light of the Arctic Methane Emergency Group (AMEG). Radio Ecoshock 130605 1 hour. Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, Arctic, ice, methane, emergency,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 1,394
favorite 0
comment 0
A medley of ways.  From New Zealand, green alternative economy w. Laurence Boomert. Dr. Sharon Gourdji, U of Fla. on crops & climate. Josh Fox (Gasland) riff on fracking. Pacific growing expert Lorene Edwards Forkner.  Radio Ecoshock 131030 1 hour.
Topics: environment, food, agriculture, climate, climate change, global warming, science, economy,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 606
favorite 0
comment 0
From herbs to food under new high tech, low-energy lighting. Inventor Philip Be'er. We can lower emissions by growing our own. Plus small scale farmer, author & anthropologist Walter Haugen. Song by Australian band Pagan Love Cult. Radio Ecoshock 130306 Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, food, agriculture, indoor, technology, energy, alternative, farming, organic, climate,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 500
favorite 0
comment 0
 Journalist and scientist Andrew Freedman: what new science is saying about freaky 2013. Dr. Kathy McMahon,  "the Peak Oil Shrink" Kathy tells us about Nicole Foss, "sucky collapse", and a surprising turn in her own life. Radio Ecoshock 130206 1 hour Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, science, climate, climate change, global warming, extreme, weather, Arctic, peak oil,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 417
favorite 0
comment 0
Leave fossil fuels in the ground or roast. But how? Carbon expert Mike Berners-Lee interviewed on his new book "The Burning Question. We Can't Burn Half the World's Oil, Coal and Gas. So How Do We Quit? Guest host Greg Moffitt of legalise-freedom.com Radio Ecoshock 131007 1 hour.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, energy, oil, coal, gas, emissions
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 401
favorite 0
comment 0
Dr. Thomas Lovejoy , is the father of "biodiversity".  He advises Presidents and the World Bank. Thomas Lovejoy visits Radio Ecoshock.  Next science vs. spirituality with Dr. Carolyn Baker  She says: go positive in a negative world.  Alex investigates why millions of people in America, Europe & Australia can't come up with $500 (300 pounds).  Song "Mother Nature" by Kukulcan. Radio Ecoshock 130213 Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, biology, species, extinction, science,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 370
favorite 0
comment 0
Australian author Clive Hamilton on geoengineering & his new book "Earthmasters". Plots by big oil, Bill Gates & nuke scientists. Shocking new science shows Arctic could melt at current carbon levels, courtesy frontierscienits.com Plus world-wide growth of bike sharing with Janet Larsen.  Radio Ecoshock 130522  Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, global warming, climate, climate change, geoengineering, solutions, Arctic, science,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 370
favorite 0
comment 0
Can we return to the primitive? Miles Olson on personal rewilding. Asoka Bandarage on "middle way" out of collapse. Organic grow and cook w. Barbara Damrosch of Four Season Farm.  Radio Ecoshock 130612 1 hour   Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, agriculture, food, production, developing,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 356
favorite 0
comment 0
Selections from symposium "The Medical and Ecological Consequences of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident" New York March 11-12 by Helen Caldocott Foundation & Physicians for Social Responsibility. It isn't over. Danger to women, children, wildlife. Radio Ecoshock 130320 1 hour. Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, nuclear, nuclear power, atomic, accident, Fukushima, Chernobyl, radiation, effects,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 332
favorite 0
comment 0
In-depth interview with Nobel Laureate Robert B. Laughlin on book "Powering the Future: How We Will Eventually Solve the Energy Crisis and Fuel the Civilization of Tomorrow." Then Dr. Rose M. Cory on yet another positive feedback loop discovered in the melting Arctic. Song "No Such Thing As Waste" by Australia's Formidable Vegetable Sound System. Radio Ecoshock 130227 1 hour.
Topics: environment, energy, oil, gas, coal, nuclear, nuclear power, future, science, economy, climate,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 329
favorite 0
comment 0
State of climate science notes (Richard Alley); feature on rising seas - Francesca Rheannon of "Writer's Voice" interviews Brian Fagan, author of "The Attacking Ocean." Plus  Alison Martin from the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy on endangered farm animals. Radio Ecoshock 130717 1 hour.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, ocean, rising, seas, agriculture, animals,...
Radio Ecoshock
audio
eye 326
favorite 0
comment 0
Could climate change bring us the next financial crisis?  Yes, say2 new reports.  From London, Bob Ward, LSE lead author of "Unburnable: Carbon 2013: Wasted capital and stranded assets." From Australia's Climate Institute, John Connor on coal's risky future.  Plus Nancy LaPlaca: why does sunny Arizona burn so much coal? Radio Ecoshock 130515 1 hour
Topics: environment, energy, climate, climate change, global warming, oil, coal, gas, financial,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 311
favorite 0
comment 0
The Bakken shale lands as new sacrifice zone for polluting oil & gas extraction. Four voices from Colorado, Wyoming, Montana & North Dakota on dark side of the fracking boom.  Radio Ecoshock 130508 1 hour.  Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, energy, oil, shale, gas, Bakken, fracking, hydraulic fracturing, U.S., West, Colorado,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 306
favorite 0
comment 0
National Geographic reporter Scott Wallace on trips to deep Amazon for his book "The Unconquered". How oil, gold, and illegal logging chase the last un-contacted tribes. Plus reports on Canadian Boreal failure, serial climate hacker Russ George, and shaping Nature in the city.  Radio Ecoshock 130529 1 hour Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, aboriginals, South America, Amazon, rainforest, oil, gold, logging, tropical timber,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 305
favorite 0
comment 0
Expert urban gardening tips from John Kohler, host of popular "Growing Your Greens" channel on You tube. Then speech by Dr. Helen Caldicott March 12, 2013 on medical and ecological consequences of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan.  Radio Ecoshock 130327 1 hour Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, green, food, urban, gardening, health, nuclear, nuclear power, reactors, Fukushima,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 291
favorite 0
comment 0
American author of Aquaponic Gardening Sylvia Bernstein on union of fish and veggies. Publisher of Mother Earth News Bryan Welch's optimism of  non-partisan activism. Canada's oil capital shut down by climate change. Radio Ecoshock 130626 1 hour. Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, food, aquaponic, gardening, fish, hydroponic, media, magazines, alternative, energy,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 279
favorite 0
comment 0
The new age of super fires in N. America, Europe, Australia, Asia. Silviculturalist John Betts explains strange unstoppable forest fires. Then Nicole Rycroft, Exec Dir of enviro group "Canopy".   Why they quit talks with industry, as logging ravages the Canadian Boreal forest. Plus MD Donald B. Louria says loss of faith in the future can kill. Radio Ecoshock 130501 1 hour. Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, forests, logging, Boreal, fires, climate, climate change, global warming, future,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 278
favorite 0
comment 0
Scientist Dr. David Karoly says record heat & fires in Australia are a warning to the world. "The bug guy" U. of Maryland's Dr. Michael Raup on insects in a warming world. Steven Davis explains why climate solutions advanced just 9 years ago are no longer possible. Radio Ecoshock 130130
Topics: environment, science, climate, climate change, global warming, Australia, insects, solutions, show,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 274
favorite 0
comment 0
From the Mother Earth News Fair, we hear about life on the "Farmstead." Lisa Kivirist turning your dreams of small scale food into a living in Wisconsin. Lisa has tips for us all.  Then we go solar with author & speaker Dan Chiras, & solar electrician Brad Burkhartzmeyer.  Radio Ecoshock 130619 1 hour Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, organic, farming, gardening, solar, energy, power, alternative, food, radio, Radio...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 264
favorite 0
comment 0
As emissions hit new record, Citizens Climate Lobby Exec. Dir. Mark Reynolds teaches people to lobby the government for sane policy, like Hansen's "Tax and Dividend". Philip Cafaro on new book "Life on the Brink: Environmentalists Confront Overpopulation." Radio Ecoshock 130313 1 hour <br /><br /> <span style="font-size:110%;font-weight:bold;">Visit <a href="http://www.ecoshock.org/"...
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, biology, species, extinction, science,...
Radio Ecoshock
audio
eye 262
favorite 0
comment 0
How to cope with climate despair.  UK psychotherapist & co-founder of Carbon Conversations, Rosemary Randall.  Then a practical alternative to industrial food: learn to dehydrate in season with traditional cooking expert Wardeh Harmon.  Radio Ecoshock 130417 1 hour. Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, psychology, solutions, food, dehydration,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 245
favorite 0
comment 0
American scientist Virginia Burkett: violent weather threats to coastal energy. Activist Dave Foreman on population & immigration. Sheri Koones "Prefabulous & Almost Off-Grid" green building. Radio Ecoshock 130403 1 hour.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, storms, weather, oil, energy, population,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 235
favorite 0
comment 0
African American culinary historian Michael W. Twitty interviewed by Gerri Williams on black crops, climate change, & safe seeds. K. Rashid Nuri from Truly Living Well urban farm in Atlanta, Georgia. Music by Mavis Staples ("Down in Mississippi") & Memphis Gold ("Mississippi Flatlands"). Radio Ecoshock 1 hour 130220   Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, food, agriculture, African American, black,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 227
favorite 0
comment 0
Serial climate hacker Russ George's office raided by Canadian government. Nick Saul takes food banks to a whole new level - feeding citizens during tough times. UC Berkeley political scientist Dr. Martha Campbell - how economists & women's advocates helped enable the next population explosion.  Radio Ecoshock 130410 1 hour. Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, food, charity, population, ocean, ocean dumping, geoengineering, radio, radio ecoshock
Radio Ecoshock
audio
eye 207
favorite 0
comment 0
Canadian scientist Paul Beckwith explains how the Arctic warming emergency is changing your weather.  But first, the story of an anti-pipeline media warrior, John Bolenbaugh in his own words. The leaks, scandals and deaths behind Tar Sands pipelines. Radio Ecoshock 130424 1 hour.   Visit Radio Ecoshock
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, Arctic, sea, ice, weather, drought, storms,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 197
favorite 0
comment 0
Are your clothes safe? Alina Bartell, owner of The Natural Clothing Company advises on fabrics, chemicals, and organic clothes. Dr. Joe Alton, MD on learning emergency medicine "when help doesn't come". Woody Tasch helps develop local food with "slow money". Radio Ecoshock 130703 1 hour
Topics: environment, health, medicine, clothing, safety, organic, money, slow, agriculture, alternative,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 129
favorite 0
comment 0
Economy and energy blogger Nicole Foss from The Automatic Earth; J.B. MacKinnon co-author of the 100-Mile diet: what nature was, is now, and will be. South Dakota youth organizer Jenna Grey Eagle looks for a Power Shift. Radio Ecoshock 131009 1 hour
Topics: environment, economy
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 86
favorite 0
comment 0
Emerging threats analyst and author Robert Marston Fanney on new frontiers  of climate change. Dr. Alex Rogers of Oxford: State of the Oceans 2013. Radio Ecoshock 131016 1 hour.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, oceans, acidification, methane, crisis
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 67
favorite 0
comment 0
Analysis of climate situation by Paul Beckwith, U of Ottawa. Plus Arnie Gundersen updates Fukushima leaks and radioactive plume in the Pacific, heading for the U.S. Radio Ecoshock 130911 1 hour.
Topics: environment, nuclear, power, reactors, accidents, Fukushima, radiation, Pacific, climate, climate...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 51
favorite 0
comment 0
Climate scientist Paul Beckwith explains weather distortion & spurt of Arctic methane. NOAA's Dr. Richard Feely on threat of ocean acidification. Radio Ecoshock 131218 1 hour.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, weather, Arctic, Jet Stream, ice, science,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 49
favorite 0
comment 0
The biggest climate-driven extreme weather event since Katrina - Boulder's Carolyn Baker reports on fracking leaks, climate, economic hit. Plus Calif. songwriter Dan Imhoff on new album "Agraria". Radio Ecoshock 130925 1 hour.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, extreme, rain, floods, Colorado, Boulder,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 41
favorite 0
comment 0
Brief update on Fukushima plans to flood Pacific with radiation. Then Gerri Williams interviews activists fighting foreign-owned plan to pollute pristine N. Minnesota - a case study for struggles all over the world. Radio Ecoshock 131211 1 hour.
Topics: environment, nuclear, reactor, accidents, Fukushima, Japan, radioactive, waste, water, ocean,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
From U. of Arizona, Gary Nabhan growing in hotter drier times. Ecoshock correspondent Gerri Williams on getting out of town. From Boulder, Carolyn Baker on the flash floods. Radio Ecoshock 130918 1 hour. Plus Voices for Climate Change from Jamaica.l
Topics: environment, global warming, climate change, climate, radio, floods, Colorado, food, heat, growing,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
Dr. Peter Ward, author of 14 books, specializes in the 4 past extinctions from global warming:  rising seas will change everything.  Dr. Morgan Schaller of Rutgers on sudden heating 55 million years ago: Earth warmed 5 degrees C. in 13 years.  Could it happen again? Plus Stephanie Goodwin of Greenpeace, the "Arctic 30" protesters held for months in a Russian prison.  Radio Ecoshock 131023 1 hour. 
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, mass extinction, rising seas, science,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 37
favorite 0
comment 0
Growthbusters producer Dave Gardner on municipal growth Ponzi schemes. Plus hot green "sermon": direct action vs consumer stupor - by Reverend Billy Talens of the Church of Stop Shopping. Radio Ecoshock 131113 1 hour.
Topics: environment, activism, consumers, shopping, climate, climate change, global warming, rights,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 36
favorite 0
comment 0
Peak oil? A joint study between the University of Maryland and a Barcelona University digs deep into our energy future.  From Berlin, guest Christian Kerschner. Janaia Donaldson of Peak Moment TV interviews Alex Smith. Radio Ecoshock 131106
Topics: environment, climate, peak oil, energy, media, green
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 34
favorite 0
comment 0
Soil activist Nance Klehm on "dirty activism" - reclaiming a city waste stream to make new gardens.  Why is it illegal? Plus: Fukushima update from Alex & stimulating new green music. Radio Ecoshock 1311201 hour http://www.ecoshock.org/
Topics: environment, ecology, permaculture, soil, activism, Fukushima, nuclear, reactor, accidents, Japan,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 31
favorite 0
comment 0
Did fracking kill off Peak Oil? Energy guru Richard heinberg on new book "Snake oil, How Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future." Plus young activists headed to Powershift 2013 Radio Ecoshock 131002 1 hour.
Topics: environment, climate, climate change, global warming, activism, fracking, hydraulic fracturing,...
Radio Ecoshock
by Alex Smith
audio
eye 23
favorite 0
comment 0
The best green music for 2013.  Songs about climate change, pollution, radiation, and better alternatives.  By alternative artists, not the big production companies. Playlist in show blog at http://www.ecoshock.info/
Topics: environment, music, songs, global warming, climate, climate change, pollution, nuclear, radiation,...